Loyola University Chicago

Department of English


Joyce Wexler

Title/s: Professor

Specialty Area: Twentieth-century British literature, modernism, cultural studies, publishing history

Office #: Crown Center 415

Phone: 82243

E-mail: jwexler@luc.edu


Offices Held:

Former Chair of English Department 

President of the D.H. Lawrence Society of North America

Director of University Honors Program

Second Vice-President of Joseph Conrad Society of North America


Ph.D. Northwestern University

Research Interests

Twentieth-century aesthetic movements, cultural studies, publishing history, Conrad, Joyce, Lawrence.

Selected Publications

Recent Publications:

Violence Without God: The Rhetorical Despair of Twentieth-Century Writers, Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

“The New Heroism.” War, Literature, and the Arts 27 (2015): 1-12. http://www.wlajournal.com/

“T. S. Eliot’s Expressionist Angst.” In T. S. Eliot, France, and the Mind of Europe. Ed. Jayme Stayer. Newcastle upon Tyne, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2015. 214-230.

“Chasing the Writer,” D. H. Lawrence Review 39.1 (2014): 40-50. 

The Rescue in Its Time—And Ours,” Conrad First, 2013. http://www.conradfirst.net/conrad/home Online.